DUE TO CONCERNS REGARDING THE CORONAVIRUS, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED.
The National Safe Tractor and Machinery Operation Program enables young workers (ages 14-19) to obtain a US Department of Labor Certificate of Training which is required to operate farm tractors and equipment.
The course is open to anyone 13 years of age and older, however, only those 14 and older will be able to drive and become certified. Participants learn important safety skills and gain an advantage when seeking employment at a lawn or landscaping business, golf course or farm.
The course meets March 24, 26, 31 and April 2 and 7 at 7:00 pm at the Stone Ridge Firehouse located at 525 Cottekill Road Stone Ridge, NY 12484. In addition, there will be driving practice on May 23 and 24, time TBA, and the Driving Test on May 25 at 8:00 am held at the Ulster County Fairgrounds (249 Libertyville Road in New Paltz).
The registration fee is $40 for enrolled 4-H members and $50 for non-4-H members, which includes the Student Manual. Space is limited to the first 15 paid registrants, on a first paid, first served basis. Sorry, no refunds.
Registration Deadline is March 17, 2020.
$40 for already enrolled 4-H members and $50 for non-4-H members, which includes the Student Manual.
Stone Ridge Firehouse
525 Cottekill Road
Stone Ridge, NY 12484
Last updated March 16, 2020